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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Time to end the inaction over killings of ...
17 January 2013

Authorities in Guatemala are putting the lives of women at risk by systematically failing to protect them and ensure those responsible for the hundreds ...

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Time to end the inaction over killings of women in Guatemala ...
17 January 2013

Authorities in Guatemala are putting the lives of women at risk by systematically failing to protect them and ensure those responsible for the hundreds ...

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Americas: Transforming pain into hope: Human rights ...
7 December 2012

Human rights defenders in the Americas have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of human rights. However, as the clamour for human ...

Report       AMR 01/006/2012

Guatemala: Transforming pain into hope: human rights ...
7 December 2012

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Postcard       AMR 34/008/2012

Jean-Marie Simon: A foreign witness to Guatemala's war ...
27 November 2012

Jean-Marie Simon lived and worked in Guatemala as a photojournalist between 1980 and 1988, a period of extreme violence and brutality in the country ...

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The two Guatemalas of Ríos Montt | Amnesty International
22 November 2012

A former child soldier recalls the bloodiest chapter in Guatemala's armed conflict, which resulted in more than 200000 deaths and widespread human ...

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City of the Disappeared – three decades of searching for ...
19 November 2012

In the early 1980s the Guatemalan army and police killed or kidnapped scores of people in the capital.

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Guatemala: Anti-mining activists threatened
16 November 2012

Two anti-mining activists from the Northern Front of the Metropolitan Area (Frente Norte del Área Metropolitana, FRENAM) were threatened in San José ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/009/2012

The task of reading Guatemala's bones | Amnesty ...
15 November 2012

Fredy Peccerelli, Director of the Guatemalan Foundation of Forensic Anthropology, describes his organization's painstaking work to uncover human ...

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The endless search for justice in Guatemala | Amnesty ...
12 November 2012

It took Guatemalan Ana Lucia Cuevas nearly two decades and a news story to find out her brother had been murdered.

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